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Old 04-30-2012, 02:26 AM   #1
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Does anyone know if a self-healing WRB is manufactured? I know Dupont makes a self-healing membrane for flashing openings... Just curious if something similar is available for wrapping the entire structure?

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Vycor makes a fluid applied that may be
http://www.na.graceconstruction.com/...&did=39&id=169

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My first question is why?
I would think that would make a double vaper barrier and hold moisture inside the wall.
What's wrong with Tyvek?
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bakor makes a blueskin product that is designed to heal. just check their website
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My first question is why?
I would think that would make a double vaper barrier and hold moisture inside the wall.
What's wrong with Tyvek?

they can make it permeable,seals around fasteners,paper cant
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Toward the end: http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/...stive-barriers

Fasteners leak water: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&sourc...kv-Xgg&cad=rja

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